Andrew Plumb

Andrew holds a BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from the University of Hertfordshire and is a Chartered Chemist of the Royal Society of Chemistry and a Chartered Scientist of the Science Council.

Andrew Plumb

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  • Area of expertise
    Analytical Chemistry/GLP Study
  • Years of experience
    25+
  • Highest qualification
    BSc (Hons)

Andrew holds a BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from the University of Hertfordshire and is a Chartered Chemist of the Royal Society of Chemistry and a Chartered Scientist of the Science Council. At Fera he is responsible for the management and delivery of pesticide formulations analysis for chemical and physical properties.

Andrew is a UK member of CIPAC (Collaborative International Pesticides Analytical Council), ESPAC (English Speaking Pesticides Analysis Advisory Committee) and EU Expert Working Group on Formulation Analysis.

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era works closely with plant protection product manufacturers to help develop effective, sustainable and safe chemical products that minimise ecosystem impacts and pollution, while maximising the beneficial effects for crops, plants and animals.


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Latest Papers and Articles

Clarke D, Glass C R, Plumb AD, Sykes D P (1998) Problems with the Determination of Ethylenethiourea in Formulated Products Containing Ethylene-bis-dithiocarbamates, Poster presented at 1998 IUPAC Conference. Gillespie M J, Lythgo C M, Plumb A D &

Gillespie M J, Lythgo C M, Plumb A D & Wilkins J P G (1994). A Survey Comparing the Chemical Composition of Dicofol Formulations Sold in the UK Before and After the Introduction of the EC 'Prohibition Directive 79/117/EEC'. Journal of Pesticide Science, 42, 305-314.

Andrew and his team work with customers to deliver the following services within Fera...


Ecotoxicology

Ecotoxicology

Helping commercial companies to accurately assess the toxic impacts of plant-protection products and veterinary medicines on a range of ecosystems and species.

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Consultancy

Consultancy

Fera consultancy services support you through the regulatory processes required to register your chemical products and biocides in the EU.

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Environmental Fate

Environmental Fate

Regulations-compliant environmental fate studies provide essential data on the fate and behaviour of a range of chemicals in the environment including pesticides.

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